5 Minutes for Business — In Praise of Profit

5 Minutes for Business are short updates on key business or economic issues brought to you by the Burnaby Board of Trade and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.

In this edition of 5 Minutes for Business, Jayson Myers, Canadian Chamber Senior Vice President of Policy, examines the role profit plays in driving growth and assuring economic prosperity for Canadians. This role should be a fundamental tenet of all government decision-making. Our governments must at least be aware of the negative impact higher taxes and regulatory compliance costs have on profits, job creation and business investment. It’s an important message for all of us to convey.

Read 5 Minutes for Business here.